Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)

Ascension Living - Avilla, IN

We Are Hiring

Job ID: 361834

Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)

Presence Sacred Heart Home, part of Ascension Living, is looking for caring and compassionate LPNs to join the team! This gorgeous 133 bed continuing care retirement community offers independent living, assisted living, long-term skilled nursing, rehabilitation and therapy. In addition to affordable assisted living options in LaVerna Terrace, the Presence Sacred Heart campus also offers self-pay independent and assisted living accommodations, short-stay rehabilitation and skilled nursing care.




25 Hours weekly

Why Join Ascension?

Be part of a great team and culture

Generous PTO, excellent (and affordable) medical, dental, vision and retirement (with a match)

Flexible scheduling and student friendly

Tuition reimbursement, discount programs and more

What You Will Do

Perform delegated resident care tasks in a timely and efficient manner

Contribute to continuity of care and effective communication by documenting and reporting care provided and changes in the resident’s condition to the appropriate person in a timely manner

Anticipate, recognize, report and respond to changes in resident/patient condition

Implement interventions based upon the physician's medical plan and standards of care including medication and treatments with knowledge of therapeutic intent

Assist residents and families with care planning, education and referrals

Follow regulatory and ministry standards, policies, procedures and precautions in the performance of all job duties to ensure a safe work environment

Assure resident safety by identifying safety hazards and emergency situations and initiates corrective action as appropriate

Assume responsibility for compliance with federal, state and local regulations within the assigned neighborhood

Provides support with activities of daily living as needed

Other duties as assigned

What You Will Need

Valid license as a practical or vocational nurse in Indiana

CPR certification preferred for assisted living; required for LTC upon hire, or obtain within thirty (30) days of employment


Completion of an accredited LPN program

A minimum of one-year experience as an LPN preferred but not required

Supervisory experience preferred but not required

Possesses working knowledge of state and federal regulations